Stay in the Know About NoMa
From BID announcements to media coverage to our newsletter archive, here’s where you’ll learn about what’s happening in and around the neighborhood. And if you don’t subscribe to our twice-monthly newsletter yet, sign up for NoMa Notes today!
Washington, D.C., October 24, 2008…The District of Columbia Commission on the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) has awarded the NoMa (North of Massachusetts Avenue) Business Improvement District (BID) a $50,000 matching grant to fund the installation of public art in the heart of the NoMa neighborhood. DCCAH is supported in part by the National Endowment for
Washington, D.C., October 7, 2008… NPR, one of the premier worldwide media organizations, has selected Boston Properties, Inc. (NYSE: BXP) to redevelop the site of NPR’s future headquarters in the NoMa (north of Massachusetts Avenue) neighborhood of Washington, D.C. at 1111 North Capitol Street, N.E. At the same time, Boston Properties acquired NPR’s current Washington,
Washington, D.C., September 23, 2008… The District of Columbia Department of Transportation has begun construction on a new $4 million Bicycle Transit Facility at Union Station in Washington, D.C., the NoMa (north of Massachusetts Avenue in Washington, D.C.) Business Improvement District (BID) announced today. Scheduled to open in spring of 2009, the “Bike Station” will
Washington, DC, September 19, 2008 – “From the Beatles to XM Radio: The Evolution of NoMa” is the subject of Cultural Tourism DC’s free neighborhood walking tour of the NoMa (North of Massachusetts Avenue) neighborhood of Washington, D.C. on Sunday, September 21 from 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m. Led by Dana Chieco, Planning and Program
Washington, D.C., August 25, 2008…The NoMa (north of Massachusetts Avenue in Washington, D.C.) Business Improvement District (BID) has put out the welcome mat for a new 326,000 square foot Class A office building at 77 K Street, N.E. This is the fifth office building to deliver in the emerging neighborhood just north of the U.S.
Washington, D.C., August 20, 2008…Sierra Club, the nation’s oldest and largest grassroots environmental organization, plans to relocate its legislative office to the fast-growing NoMa (north of Massachusetts Avenue) neighborhood of Washington, D.C. Sierra Club has signed a purchase agreement for a new three-floor, 28,000 square foot office condominium space at 111 K Street, N.E. The
Washington, D.C., August 12, 2008…The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) has begun design for a segment of the Metropolitan Branch Trail (MBT) that will run between New York Avenue and Franklin Street, N.E. in the NoMa (north of Massachusetts Avenue) neighborhood of Washington, D.C. Part of a planned eight-mile pedestrian and bicycle trail between Union
Washington, D.C., July 28, 2008… NPR, the longtime Washington-based broadcast and digital media company, has closed on its acquisition of 1111 North Capitol Street, N.E. in the NoMa (north of Massachusetts Avenue) neighborhood of Washington, D.C. Last March, NPR announced that it will relocate from Penn Quarter to this former warehouse in NoMa, just north
Washington, D.C., June 27, 2008… XM Satellite Radio, one of the first businesses to locate in the District of Columbia’s emerging NoMa (North of Massachusetts Avenue) neighborhood, was one of three metropolitan area businesses honored by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments’ (COG) Commuter Connections program, operated by COG’s National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board.The